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That is odd. I had an Athlon II 240 oc to 3.875ghz with 1.55v and cooled with a mugen 2. It never got above 40c with a stress test.
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post #12 of 13
You're good man.
I have a Phenom II x4 B55 (similar to your CPU) and a Hyper 212+, idling around 33-34C. CnQ on. Max temps never go above 52c which is what matters.
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post #13 of 13
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Originally Posted by sccr64472 View Post
I'd be willing to be he's not comparing apples to apples because of Cool n Quiet. Check both "idle" voltages and clock speeds and make sure one isn't throttled and under volted while the other is at stock frequency and voltage. The Hyper is a much better cooler than the stock cooler.
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Originally Posted by EpicPie View Post
Reseat the 212+.
I could be mistaken, but he doesn't isn't comparing his CPU with a stock cooler and a 212. He is comparing his friends dual core with a stock cooler to his quad core with a 212.

Like I posted before my dual core amd compaq that is slightly overclocked running the stock fan runs cooler than my 1100t that has the Antec Kuhler and AS on it.

I think he is fine, and just isn't comparing apples to apples.


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